No. 1-ranked basketball recruit James Wiseman will announce his college decision Tuesday at noon on ESPN, the network announced Monday morning. Wiseman is UK’s top target and also a major Memphis target.
The early signing period for college basketball recruits ends this week, and none of UK’s six top targets have made commitment plans. That list includes James Wiseman, the No. 1 player in the 2019 class.
Last Saturday at Kroger Field served as Senior Day for one of the most accomplished 21st century classes of Kentucky Wildcats football players. After the game, UK linebacker Kash Daniel expressed disappointment at the announced attendance of 47,535. Did Cats fans let down a special senior class?
Kentucky has to be on guard against a motivated Louisville team. “Louisville is normally in a bowl game,” interim coach Lorenzo Ward said, “but this has to be our bowl game this year because it’s our last game of the season.”
Kentucky basketball defeated VMI 92-82 on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in Rupp Arena in Lexington. VMI made 19 three-pointers, the most by a UK opponent at Rupp Arena. The Wildcats did dominate the Keydets in rebounds.
A look at where national experts are projecting the Kentucky football team to end up during bowl season. All predictions are after UK’s win over Middle Tennessee on Saturday. The Cats play at Louisville next.
The Louisville Cardinals play host to the Kentucky Wildcats on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 at Cardinal Stadium. Louisville is 2-9 on the season. Kentucky is 8-3. Strange things can happen in college football rivalry games, however.
Kentucky basketball plays host to VMI on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at Rupp Arena in Lexington. UK comes into the game 2-1 after wins over Southern Illinois and North Dakota. VMI is 3-1. Its only loss came at Pittsburgh.
For Kentucky, basketball seems like an all-consuming concern. But for VMI, which plays UK on Sunday, basketball is one component in a ‘very Spartan’ lifestyle that includes rigorous academics and military discipline.
Kentucky football defeated Middle Tennessee State 34-23 on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at Kroger Field in Lexington. UK’s defense struggled, but the Wildcats ran the ball well. Kentucky travels to Louisville next Saturday.
High winds in Lexington made the Kroger Field goal posts shake and spread trash through the air in the stadium during UK's game against Vanderbilt on October 20, 2018. A wind gust of 44 miles per hour was reported in Lexington, Kentucky, earlier.